Judges

Garden Route International Film Festival



Multi award-winning veteran South African actor Sean Cameron Michael is today regarded as one of Africa's most successful exports to Hollywood. With a professional career spanning over three decades, he has performed leading and supporting roles in over 100 TV and film productions.

Highlights include Fox's multi-Emmy and Golden Globe nominated 24: Redemption, working opposite Oscar-winner William Hurt in The Challenger Disaster and alongside Mads Mikkelsen in Universal's The
Salvation. Sean was a series regular on two seasons of Black Sails and was considered for an Emmy nomination, as well as a SAG award, two years in a row.

In 2015 he became a US resident and relocated to Los Angeles. Credits since then incl. Criminal Minds, Scorpion, Shooter, MacGyver, Deep State and Universal's The Mummy (opposite Tom Cruise) grossing
over $400M worldwide.

Sean has also been a member and judge for the Television Academy of Arts & Sciences (The Emmys) since 2014 and a judge for the International Emmy Awards since 2012. He is currently writing and producing two international feature films in pre-prod for the UK, USA and South Africa.